NCFE CACHE Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care
Does caring for people and improving their lives interest you? Do you already work in the health care sector and want to further your education and employment opportunities? The NCFE CACHE Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care is designed to be studied as follow-on from Level 2 or as an independent course to develop knowledge and understanding of the fundamentals of working in healthcare and public care sectors. Learners will gain an understanding of the key principles of safeguarding and protecting individuals and learning about the job role of a healthcare worker. In addition, learners will gain knowledge in how to identify the cause of infection, how to curb the spread of infection, and the roles and responsibilities of the health and social care setting. Learners can gain employment in the healthcare and public care sectors, or progress to the next level in their education. The qualification will equip learners of a deeper understanding of the subject area.
The NCFE CACHE Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care aims to develop the competence, skills and knowledge in a range of roles in the healthcare and public care setting. The qualification enables learners to support and develop their job role in the workplace. The course will cover areas of responsibilities including assessment, assessing performance, coaching and delivering quality care service.
Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care
- Qualification type:NCFE CACHE Professional Qqualification
- Qualification title:NCFE CACHE Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care
- Level:Level 3
- Minimum entry age: 16
- Accreditation status:Accredited
- Guided Learning Hours (GLH):399
- Total Qualification Time (TQT):580
- Qualification number (QN):603/2618/9
- Availability:UK and Wales
Course Curriculum : NCFE CACHE Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care
1: Promote Communication in Care Settings
2: Promote Effective Handling of Information in Care Settings
3: Promote Personal Development in Care Settings
4: Promote Person-centred Approaches in Care Settings
5: Promote Equality and Inclusion in Care Settings
6: Promote Health, Safety and Wellbeing in Care Settings
7: Responsibilities of a Care Worker
8: Duty of Care in Care Settings
9: Safeguarding and Protection in Care Settings
10: The Principles of Infection Prevention and Control
11: Causes and Spread of Infection
12: Cleaning, Decontamination and Waste Management
13: Move and Position Individuals in Accordance with their Care Plan
14: Support Positive Risk Taking for Individuals
15: Support Individuals to Maintain Personal Hygiene
16: Support Individuals to Access and Use Services and Facilities
17: Support Individuals with Specific Communication Needs
18: Support Use of Medication in Social Care Settings
If there are any questions or queries about this programme, you can state here, and we will get a course advisor to contact you as soon as possible.
Method of Assessment:
The NCFE CACHE Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care is a 580 TQT, 58-credit and 399-guided-learning-hour (GLH) qualification that consists of 9 mandatory units (28 credits) and from optional units (30 credits) to achieve a total of 58 credits.
To pass this course the learner must regularly submit assignments. The purpose of assessment is to ensure that effective learning has taken place to give learners the opportunity to:
- Meet the standard determined by the assessment criteria
- Achieve the learning outcomes
All units within these qualifications are internally assessed. The qualifications are criterion referenced, based on the achievement of all the specified learning outcomes. Learners can take 12 - 18months to complete this course.
On successful completion of this course, you will be awarded with a NCFE CACHE Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care.
CACHE are continually investing in high quality qualifications for the care and education industry, making them the UK’s leading sector specialist. Developed by experts, CACHE qualifications help millions of learners to raise professional standards across the sector. As a result, CACHE has gained a deserved reputation for excellence and leadership. NCFE is a national Awarding Organisation, passionate about designing, developing and certificating diverse, nationally recognised qualifications and awards. These qualifications contribute to the success of millions of learners at all levels, bringing them closer to fulfilling their personal goals. Last year alone, over 340,000 learners from over 2,000 colleges, schools and training organisations chose NCFE as the Awarding Organisation to help them move their careers forward.
Learners will need to be over the age of 19, and must demonstrate the following:
- Vocational or academic qualification at Level 2 or higher
- Basic level of literacy, numeracy and ICT ability
In order to qualify for the program you will need to submit a completed application form which will be provided to you. This form should be provided to us within a month of enrolment along with the following;
- Proof of educational qualifications
- You must provide an identification document such as a passport or a driving licence.
- Personal Assistant – £25,139 per annum
- Care Worker – £15,168 per annum
- Home Care Assistant – £14,674 per annum
- Community Support Worker – £17,014 per annum
- Residential Caregiver – £16,384 per annum
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